House Speaker Paul Ryan addressed the media last week after the Trumpcare meltdown with the American Healthcare Act (AHA) being pulled. “We came really close today, but we came up short.” he stated. ” I will not sugar-coat this. This is a disappointing day for us.” Ryan also added, “All of us, all of us,… Continue reading Paul Ryan speaks on Trumpcare failure.
The ‘three-bucket’ strategy advocated by proponents of the failed American Healthcare Act was not enough to convince enough Republican House representatives to vote in favor of the bill. The strategy was named for the three phases the strategy would take. First, the Obamacare repeal bill that has now been pulled from a vote at the… Continue reading Three-bucket strategy not enough to save failed American Healthcare Act.
Conservative radio host Lauren Ingram appeared on Fox & Friends on March 14th and warned President Donald Trump against passing the American Healthcare Act stating, “I think Donald Trump is going to get caught on this in 2020… This is a trap set for Trump.” Watch the whole interview video from Fox and Friends here:
The American Healthcare act would increase the number of uninsured people by 24 million, but would save the Federal government $337 billion according to the Congressional Budget Office. The architect of the plan, House Speaker Paul Ryan actually likes the numbers stating, “Well actually I think if you read this entire report I’m pretty encouraged… Continue reading American Healthcare bill would result in 24 million more uninsured.
Photo by Rudy Sulgan/Getty Images Republican Senator Rand Paul has come out in opposition to the new healthcare plan that House Republicans have brought forward. He was asked by Bloomberg news, “(With) you coming out against it, some of your colleagues already coming out against the House Republican plan, is this proposal dead?” Paul replied,… Continue reading Trump and House Republicans support new healthcare bill, but Rand Paul and AARP does not.
Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA/Pool/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images U.S. President Donald Trump addressed the joint session of Congress on February 28th. What follows are some highlights of his speech: Trump began his speech in uplifting terms saying, “Each American generation passes the torch of truth, liberty, and justice — in an unbroken chain all the way… Continue reading Highlights of Trump’s speech to joint session of Congress.
Photo by Reuters Monday morning Donald Trump spoke at the National Governors Association meeting. In his address the President stated, “We’re going to repeal and replace Obamacare…and we have come up with a solution that’s really, really, I think, very good. Now I have to tell you it’s an unbelievably complex subject. Nobody knew that… Continue reading Trump: Still going to repeal and replace Obamacare